Tolkien wrote from an
> AGNOSTIC, or even ATHEISTIC prospective - while he himself was a devout
> Christian, his works have ABSOLUTELY NOTHING to do with Christianity, and
> therefore make your "argument" fundamentally flawed...
YOUR argument is fundamentally flawed. Tolkien himself admitted in a 1953 letter to Robert Murray, and I quote: "The Lord of the Rings is of course a fundamentally religious and Catholic work; unconsciously so at first, but consciously in the revision."